Head, Richard

Head, Richard,

c.1637–c.1686, English writer. His best-known work is The English Rogue (1665), a collection of crude picaresque stories. Sequels to this work were written by Francis Kirkman. Among his other fictional biographies of rogues are Floating Island (1673) and The Life and Death of Mother Shipton (1677).
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Although only beaten a head, Richard Hannon (above) has quickly taken a view that six furlongs is Yafta's trip and he remains a horse to follow on his first try on sand at Newcastle today.
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The Iron Lady (Cert 12, 104 mins) Starring: Meryl Streep, Jim Broadbent, Olivia Colman, Anthony Head, Richard E Grant, Iain Glen.
According to Standard Chartered's finance head, Richard Meddings, the move was part of the bank's plan to balance the pace of labour costs growth with that of income in 2011.
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Then when they won a scrum against the head, Richard Barker went over to put Boro in front.
These chancers' head, Richard Mercer, had arranged a four-day trip to Marbella as a "training session".